Friday, October 8, 2010

Gilkey Covered Bridge

On my way home the other day I saw these clouds and knew that the Gilkey Bridge would provide a suitable foreground. The color version of this is nice but the monochrome version (red filter added, that's all) really has impact.


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17 comments:

Carver said...

I love covered bridges and this one is a treat with the dramatic skies.

Laura said...

fantastic image! So ominous and powerful!

BirgittaB said...

Great shot! Like it!

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The Holleys said...

I have a photo of this bridge too but mine wasn't as good as yours! :D

John said...

I like the tonal contrasts and the dramatic sky.

RuneE said...

I enjoyed that perspective!

Harry Snowden said...

Outstanding white against the dark sky! Wow!!

hobbyentusiast said...

Its beautiful. Like how the sky is taking the focus...

Gunsside said...

Very nice shot, looks dramatic with the sky above, Great B&W ;))

Firefly said...

I like it. The B&W works for this pic.

Al said...

I agree, the B&W definitely gives this photo something extra. Great shot.

Dragonstar said...

You certainly have an eye for the dramatic. Fine lighting and composition.

Marka said...

Awesome.

I rest my case.

Dave said...

excellent perspective here, Perry!

Halina said...

I like perspective and dramatic...
Nice!
Regards Halina

ruimnm said...

But what a great photo!
The dramatic sky gives great strength to the image.
Congratulations.

Carole said...

A fabulous shot of an Oregon bridge!